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What are your thoughts on attorneys who leave the law and become real estate brokers. Has anyone seen success there?

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not a broker, but my boss became a loan originator after passing the ny bar/practicing. has since been helllllllla successful

Why not do both?

Because I strongly dislike practicing law. It is exhausting and don’t want to endure that type of stress on a daily basis for the rest of my life. Since leaving my firm when covid hit, my family says I am a new person. That coupled with the fact that I am 4 months pregnant, I think it’s time I made a career change.

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